On the 31st of August an official Ceremony of Student ID Cards Awarding took place at the University. Dr. Yan I. Vaslavskiy, Director of the School of Government and International Affairs, delivered a speech, congratulating new students and instructing them on the upcoming studies which tended to be fascinating as well as challenging.
English-taught BA Program «Government and International Affairs» is persistently gaining in popularity. Both foreign and Russian students cherish their chance to receive a MGIMO diploma, perceiving Russia as an ambitious and quickly developing market aimed at providing a wide spectrum of opportunities for students’ personal development and self-fulfillment.
In the 2015–2016 academic year, more than 45 new students were chosen by the MGIMO Admission Commission out of dozens of applications to join the program. They come from almost all over the world and represent such countries as Armenia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Ethiopia, France, Greece, Georgia, Israel, India, Iceland, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, Slovakia, Turkey, South Africa, South Korea and USA.